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Contractors' 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, GROSVENOR.

Contractors' 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, GROSVENOR.

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L1072. Hunslet Engine Co. built 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, GROSVENOR, No. 288 of 1884, pictured at rest near Brackley in Buckinghamshire. At the time, the locomotive was working on Contract No. 5 (Woodford to Brackley) built by Walter Scott & Co. of Newcastle upon Tyne between 1894 and 1898. The locomotive's crew stand in relaxed postures on the footplate. Note the large rough cut stones in the foreground.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1896
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 73
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
copy of - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Brackley, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 459010 238470)
period - circa 1896
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
RightsLeicestershire County Council